ELLICE QUENTIN AND OTHER STORIES. London: Chatto & Windus, Piccadilly, 1880. Octavo, two volumes: [1-4] [i-v] vi-ix [x-xii] [1-3] 4-299 [300: blank] [note: first leaf is a blank]; [i-viii] [1-3] 4-282 [283: publisher's device] [284: blank] + 32-page publisher's catalogue dated "August, 1880" inserted at rear, original decorated blue cloth, front and rear panels stamped in black, spine panels stamped in black and gold, white endpapers with floral pattern printed in blue, top and fore-edges untrimmed. First edition. Hawthorne's second collection of short fiction, five stories, including two fantastic tales: "Kildhurm's Oak" and "The New Endymion," both published here for the first time in book form. Cloth lightly worn at spine ends and corner tips, top edge of pages dusty, a very good copy. (#167326).
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